In SharePoint properties are name/value pair assigned to Site Collections, Sites, Webs, Lists, Libraries, Pages and Web Parts. Properties can be changed programatically or by using PowerShell.

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What is the start/expiry date properties called?

I need to access the scheduling/publishing start date and expiry date from code-behind (event receiver) - but I'm not sure what they're called. Probably vti_... I'm assuming? Thanks a lot.
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Where does the value of a crawled metadata property come from?

I have little to no experience with SharePoint and am working on an ASP.NET website that uses SharePoint for search by calling a SharePoint web service. From snooping around, I've been able to ...
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How to check if a item in a custom list have a property or not

I added a check Check Box to a custom list library form which works well with new files uploaded and I can check the property Value by bool.Parse(listItem.Properties["columnName"].ToString()); but ...
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Creating public properties in sandboxed webpart solutions

I'm trying to port a farm solution to a sandboxed one, and I can't figure out how to port this piece of code: [ToolboxItem(false)] public partial class vClockPartSB : ...
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Get all webs with certain property value

If I have a certain number of webs within my site collection, and those web have set some property, eg. web.Properties["foo"] = "bar". I'd like to get list of all the webs which have property foo set ...
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how to get Custom List Item Property

I added a new column to Sharepoint Custom list which is boolean type, now each time I upload a item to list, it displays that column to check or leave it blank, by default its checked, I wanna access ...
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How to make two activities communicate in my workflow

I'm working on a workflow in which I'm calling a custom activity. After the call of the custom activity I'm trying to get properties which have been changed in the custom activity in my ...
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How bind a custom ContentType with activity CreateTaskWithContentType ?

When I create a task with activity "CreateTaskWithContentType", I can't bind a custom ContentType with the list "Tasks". For the moment I try to bind my CT with the correct path in properties ...
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How to get SPSite aka SPWeb property bags using ClientContext? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Grab a specific property bag using ECMA script I would appreciate if some paste a sample code to get the property bags values using ClientContext?
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Some users unable to edit document properties

As of last week, a small handful of users are unable to upload or edit properties of documents. The users get the dropdown to the right of the document (If it is already uploaded), or uploaded via ...
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SharePoint 2010 Ribbon Customization (Copy/Paste List Item Properties)

I have a requirement to copy and paste only the properties of a document library item. There must be two button on the Edit-Form.aspx ribbon that allows me to copy and paste only the properties. I ...
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How to change folder properties inside a sharepoint library

We have an existing SharePoint library that was created years ago for project management. The users who used to manage it are no longer with the company. The library is setup with multiple folders. ...
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Update vti_author in SPDocumentLibrary item using PowerShell?

I want to update the property vti_author in an item in a SPDocumentLibrary, but it doesn't work. The items original vti_author is the same even after running this script, why? $spSite = Get-SPSite ...
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Activate Feature in Powershell and specify custom properties

I want to activate a feature with custom properties. It is easy to do in onet.xml by providing Properties: <Feature ID=“78277796-98D9-4276-B7D2-E3374AAC43D8“> <Properties> ...
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How to selectively forbid deleting of tasks in SharePoint 2010?

I am new to SharePoint, sorry if answer to my question is obvious. I want to forbid deleting some tasks for users. I can use event receiver for my purpose: public override void ...
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Is accessing AllProperties efficient?

I'm currently storing a few values in the SPWeb.AllProperties hashtable. But I'm thinking of adding even more data into it. Before I start using it more and more though, I wondered if using ...
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Full crawl not picking up the properties from content type even though they are populated and being used

After running multiple full crawl the search service app still not picking up the metadata or properties from site column and content types. The columns are well populated with 500,000+ documents. ...
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How to dynamically generate Business Connectivity Services

We are trying to deploy a Business Connectivity Services(BCS) Model solution where the properties in the model depend on the structure of the data exposed by a web service. Ideally the BCS Model ...
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Multiple Propset Guid Mapped to a Category

I'm working in a powershell scrip for F4SP 2010 server that reads lines from a .csv file and creates the mappings between managed properties a crawled properties. I don't have much problem, just a ...
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Add hyperlink to custom web part properties

I would like to add a hyperlink to a custom web part which will take the users to a web page on a new window with the configuration settings for the web part. If I try and add a text property as ...
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SharePoint Property Bags

Has any one worked with SharePoint Property Bags ? I found few helpful articles but that helped me only partially. I want to write a code that writes and retrieves information from Property Bag. I ...
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Do I need to reset SPWeb.AllowUnsafeUpdates after use?

Do I need to reset the SPWeb.AllowUnsafeUpdates property after use? Seems not, but all over the web there is code like: bool allowUnsafeOrig = web.AllowUnsafeUpdates; web.AllowUnsafeUpdates = true; ...
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Packaging custom properties for mysites in sharepoint 2010

Is it possible to package custom properties that i manually create for profile for mysites in sharepoint 2010. E.G. music, hobbies ... So next time i just next time i dont need to do it manually when ...
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Is ist possible to share viewstate properties between webparts?

I have a class "Wepart A" and a class "Webpart B" which have some similiarities. So I introduced a BaseWebpart from which A and B inherit. I want to share 2 properties (SortColumn and SortDirection) ...
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How to read the xml file from 14 hive

I have a custom timer job by which I need to create custom properties using an xml file (which has all the custom properties). As for the xml file, I'm thinking to create a module for it. And then ...
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Bulk Update of SharePoint Group Properties?

Specifically, I am looking for a way to change the "Who can view the membership of the group?" setting for multiple groups. Any built-in methods? or does it require custom code? Examples of custom ...
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how to have a hyperlink in custom web part property

i am working on a custom web part property and my question is how can i have hyper-link(seen in the below image) or bold or italic text in the custom property for the web part?
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Term Set in sp2010

I noticed that "Choice List Settings" is missing when adding a custom property to user profile (thru CA). Did it get replaced with Term Set? If yes, will the multi-value custom field play well with ...
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“Search Option” adding Multi-Value properties but wont show up as intended

I added 3 new Property to user profile (thru CA > Manage User Properties). These are Team ID, Team Name, Team Type. Team Name and Type are string Multi Value type field. I have a bdc that should ...
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How do I set a list to not be valid for search through the object model?

In WSS 3.0, there's an option under "Advanced Settings" for a List as follows: Search Specify whether this list should be visible in search results. Users who do not have permission to see ...
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SPService, multiple farm jobs, persisted property updates (SPPersistedObject locking?)

I have an SPService class. MySPService : SPService, IBackupRestore, IDiagnosticManager { [Persisted] private string propertyUpdatedByJobsOnAllServers; . . . } I also have a Job that runs ...
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Word Document properties

We are using Sharepoint WSS 3.0 and MS Office 2007. When ever we create or update a document's 'effective date' in the document's properties (under Prepare--> properties) and save to the server, it ...
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Setting the value of a custom web part property using object model

Let's say I have a reference to a web part that I got by using a SPLimitiedWebPartManager. How can I set the custom properties of that web part? For example, if it is a stock ticker web part, how do I ...
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WebPart property with a HyperLink editor?

I am currently developing a SharePoint 2010 WebPart that has a custom property which has to capture the Url of an external website. In an attempt to make the WebPart more complete I would like the ...
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How do I set a property of the feature control loaded within a delegate control?

I'm currently have a delegate control as such; <SharePoint:DelegateControl runat="server" ControlId="MainNavigation" AllowMultipleControls="true"> I also have a feature which has a element ...
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When does custom properties of a web part get saved?

I have a web part that contains a number of custom properties. Only one of those customer properties shall not be set by the user. This property is an int, that represent a unique identifier. I want ...
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Caching mechanism for parameters stored in a web application's property bag

I got following scenario. A web part needs certain configuration parameters (primitive data types) like e.g. an URL (string) to retrieve and show data from an external system. As each instance of the ...
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How to identify zones in a web part page (programmatically adding WP's)

I am having trouble finding documentation on the web part zone's attributes. Can someone point me in the right direction? I have done this, and it seemed to work, but it was just a guess: ...
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How can I view the creation date (and creator) of a child site (not an admin person)

Is there any way an end user (with contribute or full access) can view the properties of A CHILD SITE...as in when it was created and by whom?
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Publishing SPWeb.Properties missing…why, how?

Has anyone ever seen a Publishing site "lose" the properties relating to the publishing functionality. Properties like PagesListId, PublishingFeatureActivated etc which actually control whether the ...